11 Reasons Why a Swim Skirt Is the Perfect Alternative to a Traditional Bikini

When it comes to swimwear, there are so many options to choose from. From bikinis to one-pieces, tankinis to shorts - the choices are endless. But have you ever considered a swim skirt? It may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but a swim skirt can be the perfect alternative to traditional swimwear. In this blog post, we uncover 11 reasons why:

1. Modesty without sacrificing style

A swim skirt provides more coverage than a bikini bottom, allowing you to feel more modest and comfortable. But that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice style. Our signature swim skirts come in a variety of prints, so you can still look fashionable while feeling covered.

2. Flattering for all body types

Whether you're apple, pear, triangle, oval, or hourglass shaped, a swim skirt can flatter your figure. The the high waist design accentuates your curves, while the overlap skirt gives you a beautiful silhouette.

3. Versatile and multi-functional

A swim skirt can not only be worn for swimming but also for other activities. It can double as a cover-up or even as a casual skirt for a beachside or poolside lunch. This versatility makes it a practical and cost-effective addition to your swimwear collection.

4. Sun protection

While sunscreen is a must, a swim skirt can provide an extra layer of sun protection for your lower body. Our signature swim skirts are made from UPF50+ fabric which helps to shield your skin from harmful UV rays, reducing the risk of sunburn and skin damage.

5. Comfortable and easy to move in

Our signature swim skirts are made from lightweight and four-way stretch fabric, allowing for ease of movement in and out of the water. You can swim, play on the sand, go for beach walks or engage in any water activity without feeling restricted.

6. Conceals body insecurities

If you're self-conscious about certain parts of your body, a swim skirt can help to conceal those areas. Haven't shaved and in a hurry? No worries - it provides coverage for body hair, cellulite, stretch marks, or scars, allowing you to feel more confident and at ease.

7. Age-inclusive

For those who prefer a more modest look, a swim skirt is the perfect option. It is age-appropriate for all generations, from teenagers to mature women. You can enjoy your time at the beach or pool without feeling overexposed.

8. Easy to mix and match

With a swim skirt, you have the freedom to create your own swimwear collection and mix and match different styles. You can pair it with our classic off-shoulder swim top or your favourite bikini top - the choice is yours. This allows you to create various swimwear combinations to suit your personal style. View our mix and match guide.

9. Quick drying

One of the advantages of our signature swim skirt is that it dries quickly. Unlike some swimwear materials that can stay wet for a long time, we use lightweight fabric which allows it to dry rapidly, making it convenient for beach or pool outings.

10. Suitable for all occasions

Whether you're going on a tropical vacation, swimming laps, or simply lounging by the pool, a swim skirt is suitable for all occasions. It offers a stylish and practical solution for any water-related activity.

11. Confidence booster

Ultimately, wearing a swim skirt can boost your confidence. It allows you to feel comfortable and secure in your swimwear, so you can fully enjoy your time in the water without worrying about how you look.

So, if you're looking for an alternative to traditional swimwear, consider trying one of our signature swim skirts. With its modesty, versatility, and flattering design, it may just become your new favourite swimwear option.